.com Disclosures, federal guidelines

The Federal Trade Commission recently updated their “Dot Com Disclosures” guidelines to include social media sites (example, Twitter and Facebook). Basically what it does is clarify that if you are sending a promoted tweet or other message, you need to disclose it to your “readers.” This expands on the previous guidelines that stated something similar for blogging and online reviews. 
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